Brown, who was an affiliate player with the
While L.A. was already at the roster maximum of 15 players, the team was eligible for an exception to increase to 16. The Lakers have lost
The Lakers (16-46) have just 20 games left in the season. Developing young prospects, like Clarkson and now Brown, may be the best use of the team's final stretch.
Brown is expected to earn the rookie minimum at $29,843. He would be eligible for one more 10-day stint, after which the Lakers would have to either sign him for the remainder of the season or let Brown leave as a free agent.